Clear message from available status

Ka-Hing Cheung khc at
Tue Feb 10 00:02:09 EST 2009

On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 09:01:10AM -0500, Wendy Wheeler wrote:
> At some point recently a message was appended to my available status that
> reads "I'm not here right now".  It is not even a message I created myself,
> and it is certainly not a message I want displayed when I am in fact
> available.  How do I clear it out so that available doesn't include a
> message at all?

Normally that message is only set if Pidgin detects that you are idle, which
may not work if you compiled from source and don't have the necessary
development headers installed. You can disable idle detection or fix your
build process so that idle detection works correctly.


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